'''Charlie Hunter''' (born May 23, 1967) is an American guitar
First coming to prominence in the early 1990s, Hunter has recorded 17 albums. Hunter plays custom-made seven and eight-string guitars, on which he simultaneously plays basslines
, rhythm guitar
, and lead guitar|solos
. Critic Sean Westergaard described Hunter's guitar technique as "mind-boggling ... he's an agile improviser with an ear for great tone, and always has excellent players alongside him in order to make great music, not to show off."